Topic: Tea Party

Panel to Discuss Emergence of the Tea Party

Feb. 28, 2011

Event: University of Texas at Austin professors will be joined by a journalist and political consultant to discuss the emergence of the Tea Party in American politics and the future of the powerful but controversial movement in Texas and the United States.

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Professors examine how we don't -- but should -- talk openly about race in the United States

Nov. 15, 2010

First came the fiery attacks last summer as the NAACP approved a resolution condemning perceived racist elements within the Tea Party movement.

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Will Americans channel their anger on Election Day?

Oct. 15, 2010
The uncooperative Democrats and their tax cuts disaster

Americans are angry with the state of U.S. political affairs. Two sets of these angry Americans are the Tea Party supporters and those who see the federal government as utterly dysfunctional. On Election Day, can the second set of folks check the anger of the first?

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